In this 15 page Smartboard lesson students will learn about the history and statistics of Groundhog Day, while also identifying the text features.
The file includes:
> Brief description and visual about what info graphics are.
> Infographic about Groundhog day that includes history, information and stats.
> Students identify features using sticky notes around the graphic
> Shared Writing, students and teacher fill in graphic organizer word web to identify the text features and the reasons/significance of their use.
> Students use the Q-chart to write 4 levels of questions about the info graphic.
>Summative Task, students create their own info graphic about groundhog day (research page can be given as an option, where history, facts and stats are included or research can be conducted by the students).
> Assessment checklist and rubric included
The file has a link that includes pdf files of all handouts needed.